Fostering literacy and encouraging a love of reading to ensure that all GRPS students have the skills needed to succeed in life.
Children with the lowest reading scores account for 33% of all students, yet they account for 63% of all children who do not graduate from high school.
Annie E Casey Foundation
$23,570 Grant to purchase new and updated library materials for schools throughout GRPS, with a special focus on increasing the availability of diverse titles both in book and in digital content media.
$5,000 Grant to purchase specific environmental theme books for CA Frost Environmental Academy, specifically addressing the need for the expanding middle and high school.